Paul Cezanne’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jan 19, 1839

Death Date

Oct 22, 1906

Age of Death

67 years

Cause of Death

Pneumonia

Place of Death

Oct 22, 1906

Profession

Painter

The painter Paul Cezanne died at the age of 67. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Post-Impressionist painter whose best-known works included “The Card Players” and “The Bathers.” His work formed the bridge between Impressionism and Cubism.

His father wanted him to become a lawyer, so he begrudgingly went to the University of Aix’s law school from 1858 until 1861. He married Marie-Hortense Fiquet in 1886.

Quotes

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I want to die painting.

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When I judge art, I take my painting and put it next to a God made object like a tree or flower. If it clashes, it is not art.

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Painting from nature is not copying the object; it is realizing one’s sensations.

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I am more a friend of art than a producer of painting.

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I could paint for a hundred years, a thousand years without stopping and I would still feel as though I knew nothing.